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June 6 2014

Straight Talk: Honest Conversation About "Rape Culture" and Sexual Violence

Join the Independent Women's Forum on Thursday, June 26th, for Straight Talk: An Honest Conversation About "Rape Culture" & Sexual Violence

6:00 p.m. ET Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. ET Panel
1706 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006

We take any accusation of sexual conduct seriously. But we must ask: Is there a hysteria developing about rape on campus? Where does it come from? Where is it going? Who will be harmed? 

Independent Women's Forum invites you to join an all-star panel that will answer these questions. 

Sabrina Schaeffer • Executive Director, Independent Women's Forum


Christina Hoff Sommers • Author and philosopher and Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute who presides over the Factual Feminist vlog

Stuart Taylor • A nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, is coauthor of Until Proven Innocent: Political Correctness and the Shameful injustices of the Duke Lacrosse Rape Case

Cathy Young • Columnist with Newsday and Contributing Editor to Reason magazine who writes frequently on feminist issues

Andrea Bottner • Lawyer and former Director of the Office of International Women's Issues at the State Department in the George W. Bush administration


Independent Women's Forum is an educational 501(c)(3) dedicated to developing and advancing policies that aren’t just well intended, but actually enhance people’s freedom, choices, and opportunities. IWF is the sister organization of the Independent Women’s Voice.​
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